Board Chairman Shawn Nelson and Vice Chair Patricia Bates will remain in their leadership posts for another year, supervisors decided Tuesday.
By Supervisor Shawn Nelson, Chairman of the OC Board of Supervisors
Supervisor Nelson represents the Fourth District, including the cities of Brea, Fullerton, La Habra and Placentia, as well as about half of Anaheim and portions of Buena Park and unincorporated North Orange County. The Fourth District has 610,310 residents and encompasses 89 square miles.
Supervisor Nelson was elected to the Board of Supervisors in June 2010. Previously, he was a member of the Fullerton City Council, to which he was elected in 2002, and twice was the city’s appointed mayor. He currently is chairman of the Orange County Transportation Authority Board of Directors. Continue reading